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RATINGS: 2665   WEIGHTED AVG: 3.64   IBU: 25   EST. CALORIES: 180   ABV: 6%
This English style of beer, also known as Sweet Stout or Cream Stout, first appeared in London in the late 1800’s. The early brewers touted the health benefits of the milk sugar in this beer which today relates mainly to the increased amount of calories(no real health benefits…sorry). The milk sugar adds a well rounded sweetness to this dark beer and makes it an outstanding, year ‘round stout.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 15/20
pet3rman (366) - Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA - JAN 2, 2008
UPDATED: MAY 18, 2008 Pours dark with a hint of amber. Brown head. Rich malty aroma. Sweet, with java and chocolate. Nice finish for a lighter stout.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 5/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
hogan873 (449) - Joliet, Illinois, USA - DEC 31, 2007
Pours a deep brown, almost black, with a tan head that leaves heavy lacing. Aroma is sweet with notes of chocolate, coffee, and milk. Sweet and smooth describe the taste. I can also taste some chocolate and coffee. Finishes very smooth. Quite a tasty stout.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 2/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 16/20
jbean (110) - Illinois, USA - DEC 30, 2007
Bottle. Pours very dark brown with thin, disappearing tan head. Aroma is sweet and roasted. Flavor is rich and sweet, coffee and notes of chocolate. Well balanced, very smooth and very drinkable. Would make a good session beer.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 3/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 14/20
Anglofile (138) - Piti, GUAM - DEC 30, 2007
Pours a dark brown/black with a quickly disappearing light brown head. Aroma of roasted malt. Taste is pretty sweet with notes of chocolate, coffee and roasted malt. The overall flavor is good but it doesn’t really stand out at all. Leaves a slighly burnt lightly milky aftertaste. Mouthfeel was a little dissapointing, pretty thin - but it redeems itself with a silky smoothness. Overall, it’s solid.

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
yngwie (15568) - Kristiansand, NORWAY - DEC 30, 2007
Bottle. (RBNAG 07) Pours a clear, dark brown body, under a beige head. Roasted nose with cocoa, nice. It almost feels dry and dusty, not as sweetish as expected. Roasted flavor with some fruityness, dryish, yet quite sweet. Quite dusty mouthfeel for a milk stout, medium to full body. Really nice, lovely balance between the sweetness and roastyness. Thx for bringing this one, Sigmund. (071103)

   AROMA 7/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 17/20
beerlady (556) - lucerne, SWITZERLAND - DEC 29, 2007
coffe brown beer with a brown head who looks like espresso-foam smells of caramel or even butter-toffee and perhaps a little chocolate hint tasts of buttertoffee aftertaste is buttertoffee and milkc-coffee

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 16/20
LiquidLotus (12) - Boulder, Colorado, USA - DEC 28, 2007
Nice Stout. Sweet aroma, sweet coffee/cream flavor. Great appearance, when I bring home a sixer, I’m lucky to get 2 before my roommates pound them all.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 3/5   OVERALL 13/20
AmazonMatt (285) - PANAMA - DEC 28, 2007
Sweet, smooth. Tastes of coffee. Good looking and decent mouthfeel. Not really dry. Good but not exceptional.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 7/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 15/20
Collint (475) - Sylva, North Carolina, USA - DEC 28, 2007
Draft at Flying Saucer. Tan head, sweet aroma and taste. Nice lacing on glass. tastes of roast and coffee/choco. Awesome beer.

   AROMA 8/10   APPEARANCE 4/5   TASTE 8/10   PALATE 4/5   OVERALL 14/20
BelgianBeerGal (3435) - Panama City, Florida, USA - DEC 28, 2007
Bottled. Pours clear dark brown with a small tan head that settles into a film. Aroma is all sweet, milk chocolate. Awesome flavour with sweetened coffee and chocolate. Very nice stout.

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